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Salehi says that's enough for Iran to run its longtime goal of 190,000 centrifuge machines for enriching uranium in the future.

Iran 'preparing' to enrich if nuclear deal fails: official

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Iran 'preparing' to enrich if nuclear deal fails: official

A top Iranian official said the Islamic Republic is ready to boost its uranium enrichment to higher levels if talks fail with Europe on salvaging the nuclear deal.

Houthi leader willing to give UN control of Hodeida

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Houthi leader willing to give UN control of Hodeida

Yemen's rebel leader said is he willing to give UN control of the key Hodeida port, in an interview with French media.

Libya state oil company shuts terminal after attack

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Libya state oil company shuts terminal after attack

Crude exports at Libya's Zawiya terminal was halted on Tuesday, after an attack in which four workers were kidnapped, prompting a decrease in ...

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Protesters demand scholar Tariq Ramadan's release ahead of trial

Protesters have gathered outside French embassies and consulates around the world to express solidarity with detained Muslim academic Tariq Ramadan.

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Algeria to retry militant attackers' 'mentor' expelled from France

A radical preacher, described as a mentor to militants, will be retried in France.

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Hundreds of refugees land in Italy after EU deal

Two ships carrying refugees were allowed to dock after EU states agreed to take in refugees.

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Five European countries to take in stranded migrants

European countries agreed to take in a share of migrants stranded off the Italian coast.

Russia hands over World Cup mantle to Qatar

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Russia hands over World Cup mantle to Qatar

Russia has officially passed the mantle of the World Cup host to Qatar as they prepare to host the 2022 tournament.

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Kabul hosts Palestine football friendly match

Kabul will host Palestine in a football friendly to mark Afghanistan's independence day.

Malta and <em>France</em> 'agree to take 100 migrants': Italy

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Malta and France 'agree to take 100 migrants': Italy

Malta and France agreed to take 100 of the 450 migrants who were rescued from a fishing boat in the Mediterranean, claiming victory in ...

#WorldCup2018: The Palestinian team that could have been

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#WorldCup2018: The Palestinian team that could have been

A visualisation of a Palestinian 'starting 11' highlights the brutal effect of Israeli occupation on talented young players.

Abbas meets Putin, expresses concern over US decisions

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Abbas meets Putin, expresses concern over US decisions

The leaders discussed the Jerusalem embassy move and Trump's so-called "deal of the century".

Sudan extends ceasefires until end of year

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Sudan extends ceasefires until end of year

Sudan's President Omar al-Bashir has extended until the end of this year a unilateral ceasefire in the regions of Darfur, Blue Nile and South ...

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Suspect in Iran opposition bomb plot handed to Belgium

A French court has given the green light for a suspect in an alleged bomb plot against an Iranian opposition rally to be handed over to Belgium.

Robert E. Hunter

Trump goes to Europe: Performing triage

Comment: In Brussels, President Trump must reassert US commitment to the collective defence core principle of the NATO alliance, writes Robert ...

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Germany charges Iranian diplomat over opposition rally bomb plot

Assadollah Assadi is suspected of supplying a Belgian couple with TATP explosive to attack an Iranian opposition group rally.

Alessandra Bajec

Tunisian women lead battle for truth and justice

Women are watching closely to make sure the transitional justice process will give dignity to those who suffered violence and abuse, writes ...

No need to mistreat migrants for border control: IFRC

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No need to mistreat migrants for border control: IFRC

Authorities need not mistreat migrants to implement proper border control, the world's largest humanitarian network warned in a report published ...

Francois Burgat and Bjorn Olav Utvik

Keeping Abul Fotouh behind bars puts Egypt in chains

Comment: Five years after a military coup d'etat, the achievements of Egypt's 2011 revolution have been liquidated, and no dissenting voices are ...

Egypt rejects French findings that fire caused plane crash

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Egypt rejects French findings that fire caused plane crash

The Airbus A320 was flying from Paris to Cairo on 19 May, 2016 when it crashed into the Mediterranean, killing everyone on board, including 40 ...

EU parliament head in Libya urges trafficker 'blacklist'

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EU parliament head in Libya urges trafficker 'blacklist'

As the EU grapples with the issue of migration from Africa and the Middle East, European Parliament chief in Libya called for a 'blacklist' of ...

French shipping firm drops Iran over US sanctions threat

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French shipping firm drops Iran over US sanctions threat

A French-owned shipping container group said it will pull out from Iran over the threat of US sanctions.

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